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Climate Change and Solar Solutions: A Hurricane Sandy (Ongoing) Experience

Raina Russo drives through the ravaged streets of her coastal neighborhood in New York, dodging downed trees and aware of the constant sirens that indicate…

Attorney general says solar tax break violates state constitution

A tax break for Tennessee’s solar industry violates the state constitution because it favors certain taxpayers, state Attorney General Robert Cooper said Friday, jeopardizing the…

Black Bear Solar Institute provides electric car chargers, wildlife rehab

Black Bear Solar Institute, through operating electric vehicle charging stations and demonstrating how solar technology operates, has established a Green Gateway to Great Smoky Mountains…

Graduate Students Win Tennessee Landscape Architecture Design Awards

Students in the Landscape Architecture Program won top awards in the 2012 American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) Tennessee Chapter Design Awards Program. The students…

Johnson, Former Progress Energy CEO, Named New President and CEO of TVA

The Tennessee Valley Authority’s Board of Directors has announced that William D. Johnson will become its president and chief executive officer, effective Jan. 1, 2013….